Category - Antipasto

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Blackberry-Basil Skewers Recipe

Blackberry-Basil Skewers

Description Fruit, cheese, and basil combine for these light, easy appetizer skewers that are sure to please at your next party or potluck. Ingredients 8 (4 inch) skewers 24 leaves fresh basil 8 blackberries 8 small...

Watermelon Caprese Appetizer Recipe and Video

Watermelon Caprese Appetizer

Description Watermelon, mozzarella cheese, and basil skewers are drizzled with olive oil and balsamic vinegar in this fun twist on a caprese appetizer. Ingredients 3 sprigs fresh basil, stems removed 1 small watermelon...

Easy Marinated Feta Recipe

Easy Marinated Feta

Description Marinated feta is a great addition to any antipasti platter or serve it on its own with crusty bread as an appetizer or nibble with a glass of wine. Ingredients 1 pound feta cheese, cubed 1 chile pepper 1...

Marinated Carrots Antipasto Recipe

Marinated Carrots Antipasto

Description These Italian carrot antipasti are a nice change from other carrot recipes. They take little time to prepare and are ready 1 day later. Ingredients 1 1/3 pounds carrots, peeled 6 tablespoons olive oil 5...

Antipasto Squares Recipe and Video

Antipasto Squares

Description Layers of roasted red bell pepper and deli meats cheeses are baked inside a crescent roll crust. Ingredients 2 (10 ounce) cans refrigerated crescent dinner rolls 1/4 pound thinly sliced boiled ham 1/4 pound...

Italian Marinated Eggplant Antipasto Recipe

Italian Marinated Eggplant Antipasto

Description Thin slices of eggplant are lightly fried, then marinated in lots of fresh herbs and garlic overnight for a delicious vegan Italian antipasto. Ingredients 4 small eggplant, thinly sliced salt and freshly...

Caprese Appetizer Recipe and Video

Caprese Appetizer

Description Your guests will love these bite-sized skewers of mozzarella cheese, fresh basil, and tomatoes. Ingredients 20 grape tomatoes 10 ounces mozzarella cheese, cubed 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2...

Caprese on a Stick Recipe and Video

Caprese on a Stick

Description Serve your Caprese salad on toothpicks for a fun, easy appetizer. It takes just a few minutes to thread mozzarella balls, cherry tomatoes, and fresh basil leaves onto the picks and drizzle with olive oil...

Eggplant Caponata (Sicilian Version) Recipe

Eggplant Caponata (Sicilian Version)

Description In this Sicilian caponata recipe, eggplant is cooked with celery, tomatoes, olives, and capers for a delicious hot relish or cold appetizer. Ingredients 1 eggplant, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes salt to...

Mozzarella and Tomato Appetizer Recipe

Mozzarella and Tomato Appetizer

Description Fresh grape or cherry tomatoes, prosciutto, fresh basil leaves and marinated mozzarella, speared with a cocktail toothpick, make a colorful and tasty appetizer. Ingredients 24 long cocktail toothpicks 48...

Antipasto Recipe

Antipasto

Description This recipe makes a huge amount. I can it and give it away as Christmas gifts. We usually make this as a group project to cut down on prep time and cost. The ingredient amounts may be altered proportionally...

Cherry Pepper Poppers Recipe

Cherry Pepper Poppers

Description Fresh Hot cherry peppers stuffed with prosciutto and provolone cheese then soaked in olive oil. Ingredients 1 cup extra virgin olive oil 12 fresh cherry peppers 6 ounces sharp provolone cheese, cubed 6...

Cucumber and Ham Antipasto Recipe

Cucumber and Ham Antipasto

Description Cucumbers, mozzarella cheese, and ham combine to make a simple and tasty appetizer. Ingredients 2 cucumbers - peeled, seeded, and cubed 10 cherry tomatoes, quartered 10 pitted kalamata olives ½ pound cubed...

Tortellini Skewers  Recipe

Tortellini Skewers

Description Tortellini and cherry tomatoes are doused with pesto and skewered on toothpicks for a pretty, 3-ingredient appetizer ready in 25 minutes. Ingredients 1 (20 ounce) package refrigerated tortellini 2 pints...

Heart-Shaped Carpaccio Recipe and Video

Heart-Shaped Carpaccio

Description This carpaccio has it all: buttery beef tenderloin, fresh Parmigiano-Reggiano, arugula, and just the right mustard-lemon tang in the dressing. Ingredients 4 ounces beef tenderloin, trimmed and cut into 1/8...

Italian Tuna Spread Recipe

Italian Tuna Spread

Description Blending canned tuna with capers, lemon juice, parsley, and butter will give you a spread for your antipasto platter or for terrific tuna sandwiches. Ingredients 3 (4.5 ounce) cans tuna packed in olive oil...

Grissini with Prosciutto Recipe

Grissini with Prosciutto

Description This 2-ingredient Italian appetizer is perfect for surprise guests. They taste great with a glass of wine or as part of an antipasti platter. Ingredients 1 (3 ounce) package prosciutto 1 (3 ounce) package...

Baked Eggplant Antipasto Recipe

Baked Eggplant Antipasto

Description Eggplant slices are layered with seasoned tomatoes and artichoke hearts and baked with plenty of cheese for an Italian-inspired antipasto dish. Ingredients 2 large eggplant, cut into 1/4-inch rounds salt to...

Caprese Skewers Recipe

Caprese Skewers

Description Fresh mozzarella cheese is wrapped with basil and placed on skewers with cherry tomatoes for an easy and elegant caprese appetizer that's perfect for entertaining. Ingredients 1 (8 ounce) container small...